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Productivity & Office Software

There is a key set of powerful software applications that support all aspects of business today. ECE offers courses to grow skills in the most popular of these.

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Excel: Business Analytics

The Business Analytics field is popular and growing; Microsoft Excel has many features to make creating analytics easy, attractive, and powerful. Many positions require that we know how to manage, manipulate, and analyze our data table information.

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Excel: Formulas and Functions

This course is for current users of Microsoft Office and Excel who would like to improve and elevate their skillset in Excel's powerful functions.

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Microsoft Excel Level 2: Excelling at Excel

You may feel comfortable using Excel—but to maximize the software's full potential, you'll need to discover the 5 Fs—Formatting, Fills, Formulas, Functions, and Filters/Sorts. To begin creating clearer and more effective spreadsheets (including fully operational budget tracking), we'll utilize formatting as well as basic formulas and functions.

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Microsoft Excel Level 3: More Excelling at Excel

Microsoft Excel has hundreds of features, functions, formulas, and other things that can make managing your data easier. In this course, we will discover how to formulate smarter worksheets by understanding Excel's time format and using Date Calculations such as TODAY and YEAR.

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Microsoft Project Basics

This self-paced course introduces learners to Microsoft's project management software, MS Project. Learners, particularly aspiring project managers, are provided a step-by-step tutorial on mastering basic functions that are essential for any project.

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Microsoft Project Intermediate

This self-paced, intermediate-level course provides learners with essential skills for mastering Microsoft's project management software, MS Project. Aspiring project managers are provided a step-by-step tutorial on various functions that are required for every type of project.

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Microsoft Word Basics

This self-paced, introductory-level course is designed to both build a foundation of essential skills in Microsoft Word and to gain a greater understanding of its interface and design elements. The course focuses on mastering the fundamental tasks performed in Word, including writing, proofing, finalizing, and printing a document.

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PowerPoint for Business

Learn how to plan and design effective slideshow presentations using Microsoft's PowerPoint software. This course includes practical tips and examples for mapping the presentation, incorporating research, using templates, selecting visual elements, and delivering the presentation.

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Visual PowerPoint

Learn how to select images and photographs for use in slides, the importance of arrangement and placement of images, the use of tools like Shapes and SmartArt, methods for presenting data, and the selection of colors and fonts that increase the readability of content.

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QuickBooks® Online Basics

This course focuses on mastering the fundamental tasks performed in QuickBooks®, including setting up a company file and chart of accounts, entering customer and vendor information, recording sales, creating invoices, managing payables and receivables, creating and customizing reports, and using the Audit Log.

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Google Drive Basics

Google Drive is a file storage service that allows users to create, share, and store files from anywhere. This course reviews the main functions and features of Google Drive and popular Google apps.

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